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This Day In History: January 11, 2008

January 11th, 2008 · No Comments · Fun & Recreation

This Day In History: January 11, 2008

2001: The Federal Trade Commission approved the merger of AOL and Time Warner to form AOL Time Warner.

1935: Amelia Earhart became the first woman to fly solo from Hawaii to California.

1922: Insulin was first used in a human patient to treat diabetes.

1902: Popular Mechanics magazine was first published.

1787: William Herschel discovered Titania and Oberon, two moons of Uranus.

Source: IDG Connect

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